Richard Boger

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth25.7.1739 - St Germans, Cornwall ADM 107/5
First Known Service28.11.1754CSORN
FatherRichard Bogerref:676
WifeSarah Ellery (d.1804)ref:676
WifeMrs Maria Drake - Married 8.1806 - St. Andrew’s Church, Plymouth ref:676
DaughterMarie [Dupre]ref:676
SonCoryndon Boger (1777-1804)ref:676
Last Known Service4.6.1814CSORN
Date of Death19.10.1822 - Plymouth CSORN
Will Probated21.11.1822, PROB 11/1663/252

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
30.5.1760 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/5/248RNLPC
8.5.1761 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/313CSORN
24.3.178013.3.1782Pilote (14), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
2.4.1782 Commander ADM 6/22/440CSORN
2.4.178211.4.1782Ostrich (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/440ADM 6/22
11.4.1782 Vesuvius (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/449BWAS-1714
6.7.1782 Captain ADM 6/22/492CSORN
6.7.178210.1.1783Ocean (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/492BWAS-1714
20.10.1782 Battle of Cape Spartel 
18.3.178326.3.1783Winchelsea (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/37ADM 6/23
2.5.178313.9.1784Blenheim (90), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 6.5.1783 ADM 6/23/61BWAS-1714
17.10.178712.12.1787Hannibal (74), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 22.10.1787 ADM 6/23/429BWAS-1714
26.12.179218.4.1799Cambridge (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/187BWAS-1714
20.9.1793 CommanderCSORN
23.4.1804 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
9.11.1805 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
28.4.1808 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
31.7.1810 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
12.8.1812 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
4.6.1814 Admiral of the BlueCSORN


ADM 107/5ADM 107/5 1757-1762 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site Family History
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive

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